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Abortion During the past century abortion has been one of the most passionately debated subjects of controversy in the US Since the early decades of the 20th century abortion was used as a measure of limiting families to a manageable size In the old times a poor mans only luxury was sex and he was not about to mar his instant pleasure by using condoms or withdrawal with prudence for the future Douglas 30 Abortion was abused in early times as an extreme measure of birth control to avoid further poverty to families Today more than 50 of all abortions are given to women under the age of 22 Only half of the teenage girls who have sex use protection the first time The average time between when a woman first has sex and the times she consults a clinician is six months Shapiro 172 Impulsive ignorant and irresponsible behavior often lead to unwanted pregnancy Forcing a woman to raise an unwanted child is the ultimate form of child abuse for the child will receive less of the loving maternal relationship she or he deserves We cannot consider ourselves to be a humane culture and let our children be raised in a hostile environment Abortion is a sad but necessary part of todays society There are two types of early term abortion procedures surgical and non-surgical The surgical procedure for early term abortions is sometimes called menstrual extraction or vacuum aspiration With new technology and equipment a pregnancy can be detected within days allowing for a very early abortion The first step in a surgical abortion is to use a sonagram to see if the pregnancy sac about the size of a match head can be detected A local anesthesia is used then the surgeon proceeds to dilate the cervix to about seven millimeters about the diameter of a pencil by inserting a series of plastic rods He then uses a syringe to
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